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Forum on Canadian Theatre hosted by The National Theatre School of Canada in Montreal—#CdnCult—Saturday 4 October 2014


The National Theatre School of Canada in Montreal and the SpiderWebShow presented From Where I Stand, A Forum of Perspectives on Canadian Theatre livestreamed on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv on Saturday 4 October at 10 a.m.-1 p.m. EDT (Montreal) / 8 a.m.-11 a.m. MDT (Calgary) / 7 a.m.-10 a.m. PDT (Vancouver) / 14:00 GMT / 3 p.m. BST (London, UK).

Taking place in Montreal, this is a forum designed to reflect on Canadian theatre through the eyes of current practitioners. Join an interactive discussion about Canada’s theatrical landscape bringing together professionals with diverse generational and stylistic backgrounds. In Twitter, use hashtag #CdnCult to participate in online conversation. Additionally, follow @HowlRoundTV and hashtag #howlround.

Five-minute talks followed by a long-table discussion include:

Philip Akin (Obsidian Theatre, Toronto)
Ryan Cunningham (Native Earth Theatre, Toronto)
Mel Hague (Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Toronto)
Djanet Sears (Toronto)
Annabel Soutar (Porte Parole, Montreal)
Paul Thompson (Toronto)
Michael Wheeler (Praxis Theatre, Toronto)
Marcus Youssef (Neworld Theatre, Vancouver)
Sarah Garton Stanley (National Arts Centre, Ottawa/Kingston) with National Theatre School English Section Directing students Carly Chamberlain and Tanya Rintoul.


About HowlRound TV
HowlRound TV is a global, commons-based peer produced, open access livestreaming and video archive project stewarded by HowlRound, a knowledge commons by and for the theatre, arts, and cultural community. The channel is at howlround.tv and is a free and shared resource for live events and performances relevant to the world's live arts fields. Its mission is to break geographic isolation, promote resource sharing, and to develop our knowledge commons collectively. Follow and use hashtag #howlround in Twitter to participate in a community of peers revolutionizing the flow of information, knowledge, and access in our field. Our community uses the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY 4.0). You can become a producer and co-produce with us. Learn more by going to our participate page. For any other queries, contact @HowlRound on Twitter, email tv@howlround.com, or call Vijay Mathew at +1 917.686.3185 Signal/WhatsApp. View the video archive of past events.


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